Avg Score 16.67

Château La Lagune 3ème Cru (Haut-Médoc)

Vintage Country Region Average Price Grape Variety
2006 France Bordeaux £39 sitemall,

Sam Leith m

16

Good dark color, some black-chocolate undertones, ripe classic tannins. Well made, more complex than Sociando, no excessive tannins; no-nonsense style.

Michael Schuster

17

Fine, closed, cedary nose; firmly tannic, fairly concentrated in a fine rectilinear balance; taut, fine, crisply ripe fruit here, gravel-infused, raw blackcurrant Cabernet; close-grained, aromatic, long. Fine long-term La Lagune, which will need a decade more, at least, in bottle. 2018–30.

Thierry Desseauve

17

By far the best of the Haut-Médoc wines, because of its excellent combination of a soft fleshiness and a fine and tense structure. The nose combines oaky notes and red-fruit aromas, and the wine is long and harmonious, with a certain generosity in alcohol.

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